Lacosamide

Usual solid dosage form
Tablets
Available as a liquid
Yes - oral syrup
Available as a licensed liquid formulation?
Yes- oral syrup
Liquid strengths
10mg/mL
Liquid sugar free or not
No
Additional information for Healthcare Professionals+
Dissolve directly in mouth
No
Available as soluble tablets
No
Sub-lingual
No
Specially coated?
Yes
Available as an unlicensed special liquid formulation?
No
Licensed for administration via enteral tube
No
Advice on administration via enteral tube
Not recommended. Give by parenteral infusion if appropriate.
Available as other formulations?
Intravenous infusion
Note
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Film coated
Yes
Modified release
No
Enteric coated
No
Sugar coated
No
Generic drug
Lacosamide
Safe or appropriate to crush
Licensed alternative formulations available and therefore crushing is not recommended.